Main Conference Day One - Monday, 23 April 2018

9:00 AM - 9:20 AM Opening Remarks from Chairman

9:20 AM - 10:00 AM Interpreting the Regulation Updates that Empower the Revolution of Biopharma Supply Chain in China

· Understanding the latest regulation updates and trends.
· Constraints vs. Opportunities: Identifying the China-specific regulatory requirements that have impacts on biopharma supply chain strategy
· Translating GSP into daily operations
· Striking the right balance between cost, quality and compliance

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Mapping a Network of Interconnected Biopharma Value Chain to Accelerate a New Launch from 6 to 2 Months

· Connecting the discovery, developing and commercialization of biopharma products
· Demonstrating the linkage across segments through effective data collection and visualization
· Identifying the key enabling technologies to enhance the cross-sectorial value chain

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Establishing an Effective Framework for End-to-End Quality Management of Biopharma Supply Chain

Claudia Lin, Founder & CEO, AABioQM, (Suzhou) Jiayu Biomedical
· Embedding “quality by design” in all products
· Engaging the organization end to end to ensure effective knowledge transfer and quality management
· Promoting a vibrant and productive ecosystem of quality management for multiple channels


Claudia Lin

Founder & CEO
AABioQM, (Suzhou) Jiayu Biomedical

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Speed Networking & Morning Refreshments and Networking Break


11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Developing a Thorough Risk Assessment System of Packaging Solution to Ensure Product Stability

· Optimizing packaging based on different modes of transportation
· Validating cold chain package through operational and performance qualification
· Designing smarter and cost effective packaging solution for products with various profit margin

12:00 PM - 12:30 PM Tackling Challenges of Cold Chain in China from First Mile to Last Mile

Jennifer Yu, Senior Warehouse & Distribution Manager, Shanghai Roche Pharmaceuticals
· Focusing on the key points that temperature control are likely to fail
· Ensuring data accuracy and continuity in the last mile to end users
· Working with 3rd party logistics and distributors for an agreed and effective procedure standard


Jennifer Yu

Senior Warehouse & Distribution Manager
Shanghai Roche Pharmaceuticals

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch and Networking Break


2:15 PM - 3:15 PM Ensuring the Quality Traceability of Cold Chain for Vaccines along Manufacturing, Storage and Distribution

Clark Sun, Sr. Operation Manager, Sanofi Pasteur Biologics


Clark Sun

Sr. Operation Manager
Sanofi Pasteur Biologics

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM Utilising Supply Chain Management System to Enhance the Degree of Automation and Intelligence of Biopharma Supply Chain

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM Quality Control of Temperature Sensitive Products in Warehouse

2:15 PM - 3:15 PM Ensuring the Tracking & Tracing in the Last Mile


3:15 PM - 3:45 PM Afternoon Refreshments and Networking Break

3:45 PM - 4:30 PM Case Study: Delivering Year on Year Cost Reduction by 5%-10% through Driving End to End Supply Chain Transformation

Adel Senna, Global Supply Chain Portfolio Director, GSK Consumer Healthcare
· Establishing a holistic view of cost reduction plan from strategic souring to distribution
· Building seamless communication channels across suppliers, R&D, distributors and customers to ensure value adding to both internal and external parties
· Maintaining a strategic inventory capacity to do more with less


Adel Senna

Global Supply Chain Portfolio Director
GSK Consumer Healthcare

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM Pharma Internet of Things (IoT) – Adopting New Technologies and Business Processes for a Digitalised Supply Chain of Patient Care

· Updating latest development of IoT in supply chain and logistics sector
· Discussing the potential implications of IoT for biopharma supply chain
· Preparing new technologies and processes required aligning with the legacy supply chain systems

5:00 PM - 5:10 PM Closing Remarks from the Chairman & End of Conference Day One